Bonneville Phoenix Network
 KTAR News
 Arizona Sports
92.3 FM KTAR
Latest News

Visiting teen dies in Arizona rock-climbing fall

KINGMAN, Ariz. -- Authorities in northern Arizona said a 16-year-old from Utah is dead after falling while climbing a rock face to reach a cave.

The Mohave County Sheriff's Office said Rulon Jessop of St. George died Sunday while he and family members were camping in the Cane Beds area near Colorado City in the Arizona Strip north of the Grand Canyon.

The Sheriff's Office said the teen fell approximately 100 feet.

CenturyLink Give-A-Thon for PCH Give-A-Thon for PCH

World Class Arizona

  • Dignity Health World Class People. World Class Company. Excellent care, delivered with compassion, for all in need.

Voice For A Better Arizona

About the Author


comments powered by Disqus
Latest News